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Admission to a Major

Undergraduate Admission

To receive an undergraduate degree from the Maseeh College of Engineering and Computer Science, students must first be admitted to both Portland State University and, at the appropriate time, to the specific degree program within a Maseeh College department.

Step 1: Admission to the University
If you are a first-time student applying from high school, home school, with G.E.D. scores or with fewer than 30 college credit hours, please follow the Freshman Admission Instructions.

If you are a first-time student with 30 or more transferable quarter credits (20 semester credits), you will be considered a transfer student. Please follow the Transfer Student Admission Instructions.

If you are an international student who is not a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S., please follow the International Student Admission Instructions.

Step 2: Admission to a Major Department
Undergraduate students also must apply to the engineering department in which they plan to major. Generally, students apply to their major department in their last quarter of lower division studies.

Deadlines for applying to a degree program:

Department: Fall Winter Spring
Civil & Environmental Engineering April 15 N/A N/A
Electrical & Computer Engineering April 15 August 15 N/A
Mechancial & Materials Engineering April 15 N/A December 15
Computer Science* June 1 N/A March 1

*Effective for admission beginning the 2014-2015 Academic Year.  Contact the Computer Science Department for 2013-2014 admissions information.



Graduate Admission

Graduate students must apply to the university and to the appropriate engineering or computer science department. 

Step 1: Admission to the University
Please follow the Graduate Admission Instructions on the PSU Website.

If you are an international student who is not a citizen or permanent resident of the U.S., please follow the instructions for International Applicants.

Step 2: Admission to a Major Department
Graduate students must also apply to the appropriate department. All graduate applications are submitted online. Please direct any questions about the process to the department contact: